2021 WAEC GCE Jan/Feb Result Statistics | 30.11% Pass Recorded

2021 WAEC GCE  Result Statistics: West African Examination Council [WAEC] Results Statistics for the 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) For Private Candidates (GCE) First (1st) Series January/February Examination 30.11% Obtained 5 Credits Including English & Maths.

Shortly after releasing the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) For Private Candidates First (1st) Series Jan/Feb Results the West African Examination Council [WAEC] has also published the results statistics for the just concluded examination.


According to Head of the Nigeria National Office, WAEC, Mr Patrick Areghan, the analysis of the statistics of the performance of candidates shows that out of the Seven Thousand Two Hundred and Eighty-Nine (7,289) candidates that sat the examination:

Two Thousand Nine Hundred and Thirty-Eight (2,938) candidates representing 40.31 per cent obtained credit and above in a minimum of any five subjects (with or without English Language and/or Mathematics; out of which One Thousand Three Hundred and Ninety-Six (1,396) were male and One Thousand five Hundred and Forty-Two (1,542) were female candidates, representing 47.52%and 52.48 % respectively;

Two Thousand One Hundred and Ninety-Five (2,195) candidates representing 30.11 per cent obtained credits and above in a minimum of five (5) subjects, including English Language and Mathematics.

Of this number, One Thousand and Seventy-Four (1,074) i.e. 48.93 per cent were male candidates, while One Thousand, One Hundred and Twenty-One (1,121) i.e. 51.07 per cent were female candidates. The percentage of candidates in this category in the WASSCE for Private Candidates, 2019 and 2020, that is, those who obtained credit and above in a minimum of five subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, were 26.08 per cent and 32.23 per cent respectively. Thus, there is a marginal decrease of 2.12 per cent in performance in this regards.”

He also stated that beginning with the WASSCE for Private Candidates, 2020 - Second Series, the collection of certificates would be based on requests by candidates online via the Electronic Certificate Management System platform. RECOMMENDED: WAEC Original Certificate Collection Guidelines | Online & Offline.

Candidates who sat for the examination are free to check the details of their performance on the council’s result website - See Guidelines on how to check results here.

The result checker PIN and serial number needed by them to check their results online are contained on the candidate’s photo card obtained during the registration for the examination or they can easily purchase the result checker pin via remita online - See How to Purchase WAEC Result Checker e-Pin via Remita for (₦900) Only.